Tag: hip hop

Saba And His Pivot Gang Crew Survive A Cold Snap In Their Chilly ‘Jason Statham, Pt. 2’ Video

[embedded content] Share This Video Everyone loves a snow day, but Saba and his Pivot Gang cohorts may be taking it a bit far in their new video for “Jason Statham, Pt. 2.” There’s cold and then there’s whatever the heck happened a few weeks ago that had people in the Midwest throwing hot soup […]

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T.I. Calls Out Floyd Mayweather For His Continued Support Of Gucci On A New Song

Getty Image T.I. has called out the Floyd Mayweather on a new song. Released Thursday, “F*ck N***a” is the veteran rapper’s critique of the millionaire boxer’s financial flippancy. “Damn it must suck to be a f*ck n***a. Old greedy ass n***a only thinkin’ about himself.,” T.I. raps. “Can get the fame. Can get the wealth, […]

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Kanye Hired Kenny G To Serenade Kim Kardashian In Their Rose-Filled Living Room For Valentine’s Day

Getty Image Kanye West traded in his red hat for red roses on Valentine’s Day and the result is a display that would make anyone with any romance in their heart whatsoever say, “Aww.” Kim Kardashian West shared a video of the present he got for her to Twitter and it turns out that while […]

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Wyclef Jean And VH1 Save The Music Foundation Donated $50K To A Philadelphia High School

Toyota/Jeffrey Shibata The power of hip-hop and music to help develop young minds is well-documented, and one group of high schoolers got the ultimate practical demonstration of that concept this week. Hip-hop legend Wyclef Jean joined Toyota and VH1 Save The Music Foundation to present a $50,000 Music Technology Grant to South Philadelphia High School […]

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Travis Scott’s ‘Astroworld’ Has Inspired The City Of Houston To Get A New Amusement Park

Getty Image Travis Scott has a lot of love for his hometown of Houston, as he’s shown time and time again. The city recognizes that, so they honored him with his very own “Astroworld Day” last year. The relationship between Scott and Houston is a strong one, and now, Houston mayor Sylvester Turner has revealed […]

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Report: ICE Was Attempting To Deport 21 Savage On An ‘Aggravated Felony Charge’

Getty Image On Tuesday, 21 Savage was released from an ICE detention center. The rapper had been arrested nine days prior in Atlanta and placed in the custody U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement after it was discovered that the 26-year-old had arrived in the U.S. as a seven-year-old and illegally overstayed his Visa. Savage must […]

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‘Thotiana’ Is Officially Blueface’s First Billboard Top 20 Hit

Blueface is still here. After bursting into the public consciousness in the fall with his offbeat rhymes and his ridiculous boasts, the California rapper and his breakout hit “Thotiana” only seem to be growing in popularity. The song recently entered its fourth week on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and on Tuesday, it climbed to […]

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Lil Pump Said He Will Continue To Perform ‘Gucci Gang’ Despite A Boycott Against The Fashion Brand

Getty Image The rapper Lil Pump has joined the growing cohort of celebrities boycotting Gucci, after the brand was accused of employing blackface in the design of a wool balaclava sweater. Early Wednesday afternoon, the 18-year-old Soundcloud rapper-turned-Kanye collaborator took to Instagram live to announce that he would no longer be supporting the brand. “Hey […]

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The Kamala Harris ‘Reefergate’ Scandal Is the Dumbest Story of the Year

The dumbest story yet of the 2020 presidential race began on Monday, when Kamala Harris went on the popular New York morning radio show The Breakfast Club for a wide-ranging discussion about her candidacy, policies, and race in America. The US Senator from California also discussed her positions on weed: She supports marijuana legalization, highlighting […]

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Drake’s Dad Once Slid In Tiffany Haddish’s DMs But She Didn’t Want To Be ‘Drake’s Step Momma’

Getty Image When Drake cast his dad, Dennis Graham, in his commercials for Virginia Black whiskey, we had no idea how close those ads were to the truth. As it turns out, Dennis really is the big flirt he plays on TV, as revealed by comedian Tiffany Haddish in an interview with Glamour UK. While […]

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Redman Offers Some Hilarious But Wise Advice To MGK About His ‘Rap Devil’ Eminem Diss

Getty Image One of the highlights of 2018 was watching the verbal jousting match between Midwestern rappers Machine Gun Kelly and Eminem, who exchanged shots via a pair of diss tracks, “Rap Devil” and “Killshot” toward the end of the summer over perceived slights from Em’s surprise album Kamikaze. In a year marked by near […]

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Pornhub’s Valentine’s Day Album Features New Music From Tekashi 69, Lil Xan, And Others

Getty Image   Pornhub has made a bit of a splash in the music world lately. Back in September, Kanye West and Lil Pump premiered their song “I Love It” during the Pornhub Awards, and now, with Valentine’s Day coming right up, they’re at it again. The website has shared a new EP, simply titled […]

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Rich The Kid Was Involved In A Shooting And Robbery At A West Hollywood Recording Studio

Getty Image According to reports made by TMZ, an armed robbery was staged at the famous Westlake Recording Studios in West Hollywood, Ca. The apparent target of the attack was the rapper Rich The Kid. According to reports made to the Los Angeles County Sheriffs Department, on Tuesday evening, three men entered the studio and […]

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Caleb Steph Is The First Rapper Signed To The 1975’s Record Label

[embedded content] Share This Video The 1975 are one of the hottest acts in music right now. In November, their third album A Brief Inquiry into Online Relationships was met with both critical and popular adoration. And while the band appears to already be preparing to release their fourth record Notes On A Conditional Form […]

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Why Rappers Won’t Be Satisfied With The Grammys Until Hip-Hop Wins Album Of The Year

Getty Image Another year, another bittersweet Grammy ceremony for hip-hop. While it’s true that efforts to improve voter diversity in previous years has resulted in a more representative sample of the best the genre had to offer in 2018, it didn’t seem that increased diversity resulted in any more credibility for the honors among rap’s […]

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